Install FrostWire 5.7.4 in Linux Mint 17

Add the FrostWire BitTorrent client to your Linux Mint 17 computer

FrostWire 5.7.4 is a BitTorrent client that you can add to Linux Mint 17. This release of FrostWire includes the following features:

Send Large Files and Folders

Full featured BitTorrent client

Sends downloaded files to iTunes

Magnet Link compatible

Search SoundCloud and Archive

Built-in Video Player

Wi-Fi sharing for Mac, PC, Android

Search inside .torrents and the cloud

No Spyware. Guaranteed.

Internet Radio support

New Media Library and Audio Player

Completely Free & Open Source!

Here's how you can install FrostWire 5.7.4 in Linux Mint 17:

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each:

sudo apt-get install gdebi


sudo gdebi frostwire-5.7.4.all.deb

3. Use this command to remove FrostWire:

sudo apt-get remove frostwire

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Source: Linux G

Additional resources for FrostWire

FrostWire Site

FrostWire Community

FrostWire Support

Additional Linux Mint resources

Linux Mint Blog

Linux Mint Documentation

Linux Mint Downloads

Linux Mint Forum

Linux Mint Site

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